A stunning and intimate portrait of free soloist climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: climbing the face of the 3,200-foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park… without a rope.
Celebrated as one of the greatest athletic feats of any kind, Honnold’s climb set the ultimate standard: perfection or death. Succeeding in this challenge places his story in the annals of human achievement. An inspiring portrait of an athlete on a quest to triumph over the impossible, revealing the personal toll of excellence.
The film beautifully captures the death-defying climb with masterful, vertigo-inducing camerawork. See the film as it was intended, on the big screen.
Winner – Documentary, BAFTAs 2019
Winner – Best Documentary Feature, The Academy Awards 2019
“An extraordinary gift to everyone who believes that the limit of human achievement is far from being reached” The New York Times
- Running time: 100 mins
- Certificate: 12A
Sunday 28 April